In 1944, the Italian Front resembled the multi-national force make up of the French Front in 1918. The forces fighting were constituted by: Americans (including segregated African-American and Japannese-American  troops ), British, French, members of the British Commonwealth(New Zealanders, South Africans and Canadians), and both French and British colonies (Indians, Gurkhas, black Africans, Moroccans, Algerians, Jews and Arabs from the British Mandate in Palestine  , as well as the Brazilians, exiled Poles, Greeks, Czechs and anti-fascist Italians who made one of their main contributions to the Allied war effort. (wikipedia)

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